Levellers


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Levellers

(ˈlɛvələz)
n
(Historical Terms) the Levellers English history a radical group on the Parliamentarian side during the Civil War that advocated republicanism, freedom of worship, etc

Levellers

1645–9 An English radical republican party.
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A lively quarrel ensued, Trefusis denouncing the folly of artists in fancying themselves a priestly caste when they were obviously only the parasites and favored slaves of the moneyed classes, and his friend (temporarily his enemy) sneering bitterly at levellers who were for levelling down instead of levelling up.
In England, as I dare say you know, sir, the law is a great leveller.
Grief is such a leveller, with its own dignity and its own humility, that the noble and the peasant, the beggar and the monarch, will waive their pretensions to external rank without the officiousness of interference on our part.
cried Aylward in high disdain, for pressing danger is the great leveller of classes.
Yet such a leveller of emotions and an adjuster of disparate dispositions is Time that when they rounded their fourth year, Martin viewed his life, with a few reservations, as fairly satisfactory.
There is in the world a very aged rioter and demagogue who breaks into the most refined retreats with the dreadful information that all men are brothers, and wherever this leveller went on his pale horse it was Father Brown's trade to follow.
Water management department Punjab is engaged in applying laser land levellers to develop crop fields with even surface and its utilization was getting popular among farmers, Kahlon said.
The book is primarily a political history of the construction of the Leveller organization, examining the Levellers as a political movement that integrated activists from different constituencies.
MULTAN -- The agriculture department Punjab will offer 66 land laser levellers to farmers on subsidised rates under Punjab Irrigated-Agriculture Productivity Improvement Project (PIPIP) programme.
Tenders are invited for Expressions Of Interest Are Invited From Suitably Qualified Mechanical Contractors Who Wish To Be Considered For The Alterations And Refurbishment Of The Building As Follows: Unit A: Removal Of Internal Walls And Construction Of New Dock Levellers And Roller Doors To Rear Of Building Unit B: Provision Of New Canteen, Office And Archive Areas (The Latter Of Which Will Be Located In The Basement) Unit C: Provision Of New Reception, Offices, Meeting Rooms And Other Ancillary Associated Area.
A COUPLE of years shy of their 30th anniversary, The Levellers are a bona fide great British institution, as well as the humble, quirky sort of institution the nation does best but often celebrates the least.
PREVIEW The Levellers - with special guests The Selecter and She Makes War 02 ACADEMY, BIRMINGHAM NINETIES folk rockers The Levellers are heading to Birmingham next month as part of a greatest hits tour.